ERIC Number: EJ587709
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Invention and Inventivity as a Special Kind of Creativity, with Implications for General Creativity.
Huber, John C.
Journal of Creative Behavior, v32 n1 p58-72 1st Qtr 1998
A study of 452 inventors found that inventorship is a form of creativity with definitions and criteria and with quantitative measures, inventors with high rates of inventiveness more often have outstanding achievements, and a majority of inventors exhibit a random pattern of inventivity (rate of production of patents by an individual inventor). (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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